05/16/2018 05:12 CDT


UNVERIFIED DOSSIER USED FOR OBAMA’S INTEL ASSESSMENT ON RUSSIA; NUNES SAYS NO EVIDENCE TO JUSTIFY START OF INVESTIGATION; HASPEL APPEARS TO HAVE VOTES; FACEBOOK REMOVES MORE SPEECH


TODAY’S TOP 10

BRENNAN LIED ABOUT DOSSIER?

OBAMA INTEL ASSESSMENT ON Russian meddling relied on dossier, despite Brennan’s denial. Real Clear Investigations.

NUNES SAID DOJ NEVER SHOULD HAVE opened counter-intel probe into a political party. Washington Times.

WITH DEFECTION OF MORE DEMOCRATS, confirmation of Gina Haspel as CIA head appears certain. Power Line.

SATELLITE IMAGES SHOW NORTH KOREA starts to dismantle nuclear test site. Tyler Durden.

FACEBOOK REVEALS IT REMOVED 2.5 million pieces of “hate speech.” ZeroHedge.

CNN ANALYST CHRIS CILLIZZA DELETES tweet showing Trump in assassin’s crosshairs. Washington Examiner.

LIBERAL POLITICO WONDERS WHETHER Josh Hawley is serious enough to beat Claire McCaskill in Missouri. Politico.

FEDERAL LAWSUIT ACCUSES Obama Presidential Center of “bait and switch” in land grab of park space. American Thinker.

AP, FOX NEWS LAUNCH NEW EXIT polling project that abandons in-person interviews. Politico.

SCHOOL RECORDS SHOW PARKLAND had 58 infractions and no serious consequences because of Obama era leniency program. Washington Times.


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COMMENTARY WORTH READING

  • Why Trump is a president like no other. Victor Davis Hanson.
  • Media can’t recover legitimacy until it stops emotionally reacting to Trump. Joseph Wulfsohn.
  • Stefan Halper and the origins of the FBI counterintelligence probe of the Trump campaign. Thomas Lifson.

VIDEO WORTH WATCHING

  • CNN panel: Dems getting nervous about Trump’s rising poll numbers. Free Beacon.
  • Bill Nelson is too partisan for Florida. NTK Network.
  • Haley defends Israel at UN: No country in this chamber would act with more restraint. Free Beacon.

OFFBEAT BEAT

  • California bill would replace Lincoln’s or Washington’s birthdays with May Day. Fox News.

TWEETS OF NOTE

  • (@dbongino) When you bring bombs to a “protest” it stops being a protest. #Hamas. Tweet.
  • (@TuckerCarlson) This week marks the 1 yr anniv of the Mueller probe. Costing millions & our political system has been brought to a virtual standstill. The public is recognizing the investigation for what it is: A political witch hunt created by an elite cabal frantic to keep its hold on power. Tweet.

DRUDGE LEAD AT TIME OF EMAIL

  • NKOREA THREATENS TO CANCEL TRUMP SUMMIT Drudge.